In Summer Heat, What Can I Do to Ease the Discomfort from Compression Garments?

Record HEAT WAVE vs BINDER after tummy tuck? I'm almost 3 weeks out, still wear 24/7 my compression garment and the waist binder. LOVE the result!..,, what do I do to ease the uncomfort in this heat?...

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Rash and discomfort of compression garments in summer heat following cosmetic plastic surgery

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Like any other tight fitting garments, I recommend the use baby powder or other corn starch like products to ease the potential for a rash or yeast infection.

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